Mountain Marketplace and Art and Craft Sale

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Mountain Marketplace © Katie Whitt

The Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival Mountain Marketplace offers something for everyone.

  • Purchase the latest in gear and apparel from Festival partners and industry leaders
  • Browse and buy top-selling mountain books signed by your favorite authors
  • Book your next adventure
  • Purchase unique mountain gifts from a selection of the best local artisans

If you are a new exhibitor interested in joining the Marketplace wait list please contact:
Phone: 403.762.6142

When: November 3 – 5, 2017

Eric Harvie Theatre Lobby, Banff Centre, 107 Tunnel Mountain Drive, Banff, Alberta


Eric Harvie Theatre Lobby
Friday, November 3, 2017  ·  7 pm – 10 pm
Saturday, November 4, 2017  ·  8 am – 10 pm
Sunday, November 5, 2017  ·  8 am – 4:30 pm

Laszlo Funtek - Studios 222 and 224
Friday, November 3, 2017  ·  7 pm – 10 pm
Saturday, November 4, 2017  ·  10 am – 8 pm 
Sunday, November 5, 2017  ·  10 am – 4:30 pm

2016 Eric Harvie Theatre Lobby Exhibitors (2017 Exhibitor information coming soon):

2016 Laszlo Funtek 222 Exhibitors

2016 Laszlo Funtek Room 224 Exhibitors

Mountain Art and Craft Sale

The 27th annual Banff Mountain Art and Craft Sale will kick-off the first weekend of the 2017 Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival on Oct 28th and 29th. You will find original and wonderfully unique items handcrafted by regional mountain artists. The local's choice for early Christmas shopping!

Where: Eric Harvie Theatre Lobby, The Banff Centre, 107 Tunnel Mountain Drive, Banff, Alberta

Saturday October 28, 2017 - 11 am – 7:30 pm
Sunday October 29, 2017 - 11 am – 5:30 pm

If you are a new exhibitor interested in joining the Mountain Art and Craft Sale wait list please contact:
Phone: 403.762.6142 

2016 Mountain Art and Craft Sale Exhibitors (2017 Exhibitor information coming soon):

Alberta Fine Leathers
Uniquely Albertan, Alberta Fine Leathers creates wallets, purses, messenger bags, and duffle bags from bison (buffalo) hide.

Barnwood Crafts
Grayson Schalin from Calgary creates his crafts from weathered Alberta wood. He will be bringing an array of bird houses, bird feeders, picture frames, mirrors, benches, and boxes.

Beautiful Banff Glass & Art
Banff local Beth Woolley Monod is a Hot Glass Maëstro. Her glass pieces breathe depth & life through the stunning colours. Functional and recycled vessels are dominant in her art.

Black and Light Images
Calgarian Andrew Barron creates unique photographic images that span realism to painterly art interpretations of the mountains. This year’s offerings will comprise matted prints, framed images and cards.

Burnt Glass Studio
Brenda King of Burnt Glass Studio works with a variety of mixed metals (like copper and silver) and lampwork glass beads to create unique one-of-a-kind hand-crafted jewelry. She also teaches others how to create their own one-of-a-kind jewelry.

Creationz by Catherine
Catherine Perron is the day dreamer and designer behind Creationz by Catherine; handmade products. She believes in living a fulfilling life by pursuing her passions. She is constantly seeking new creative challenges and ways to express her endless ideas. Her items range from a variety of products such as wearable miniature jewelry, modern Christmas stockings, ornaments and Laptop cases.

Elizabeth Ellis Wearable Art
Hand-woven wearable art from sumptuous banana yarn to bamboo to silk. Elizabeth’s fibre art takes the form of scarves, shawls, ponchos, and Mobi-Q’s (ponchos with a twist!). All beautiful, warm and cozy for those perfect Banff evenings (and for daytime too!).

Extreme Quilting
Jan Burks produces quilted pieces fibre collage hangings and knitted hats.

Inferno by Canoe Cove Studio
Canoe Cove Studio is a Prince Edward Island-based glass studio that has developed an award-winning product line since entering the craft industry in 1992. Shelley Beckett-Jette and Chris Jette are fused glass artists and have a range of unique product that includes jewellery, ornaments, sculpture and dishes.

The Mighty Mitten Factory
Come and check out Brenda MacLeod's mittens made from recycled wool sweaters that have been felted and lined with polar fleece to keep yuor hands warm and toasty!

Mr. Hoot & Co.
Mr. Hoots are an original design dreamed up by Susannah and are hand made in the Okanagan. The first Hoot was a mini hoot, made from sock scraps left over from a crafty adventure.

Mystical Turnings
Suzette Dunphy is a talented wood turner from Parson, BC. Each piece is a gift waiting to be opened!

Obvious Object Handmade Ceramics
Obvious Object is a tiny ceramics studio in the mountains of BC. We specialize in functional, light-weight stoneware and porcelain, and everything is done by hand - throwing, trimming, and mixing each glaze from scratch.

Peacock & Lime
Handcrafted artisan jewelry featuring an eclectic mix of styles ...from vintage inspired to steam punk, traditional to modern minimalist, hipster to bohemian, and embracing the inner geek - with all pieces playing off of a love for stylishness and tiny treasures.

PotatoSac Co.
Jody Behan from Wilmer BC (a small village on the outskirts of Invermere) manufactures one-of-a-kind shopping bags and cell phone cases from hand dyed cotton canvas. 

Rebecca's Specialty Canning
Rebecca Malaka creates Hot Pepper Jellies, Artisinal Mustards, Pickled Garlic, Pickled Hot Peppers, Chutney & Jams in the beautiful mountain valley of Golden BC. She uses locally grown fruits and veggies when available. Her products are unique & flavorful.

Silly Goat Studio
Original paintings, prints, and art cards by local Banff artist Lynne Huras inspired by the work of Emily Carr. Her work has appeared on CD covers, in children’s books, and at numerous musical events.

Splat And Co.
Eco Punk accessories for the whole family! Splat And Co is the eco-friendly brand of husband and wife team Mike Ault and Jamie Bowen. They create sustainable products ranging from merino wool knitwear wool dryer balls, coffee cozies to fun Christmas ornaments. Everything they create is handcrafted from Canadian wool that they source from a small Alberta mill.

Out Designs
We are gem cutters. We use gemstones and semi-precious stones and set them ourselves. Since we cut our own stones, they are all different, mostly free forms. The stones (or rough as we call it) go through a long process of transformation (slabbing, trimming, sanding, and polishing) until they are a final, beautiful product.

Sherpa Soles
Sherpa Soles Slippers are handcrafted, fairly traded, eco-friendly, wearable art. Designed in Canada and created with a "Green" hand soaped felting process. Makes the perfect gift for the whole family.  

Elizabeth Robinson lives in the BC Rockies and fashions bags, scarves, mittens and hats using new and up-cycled fabrics. She is looking forward to introducing "Mountain Manimals" to Banff!

Sparks Handcrafted Jewelry
Mary Ann Wiegert creates vibrant handcrafted jewelry made from semi-precious stones, metal, crystal, and lamp worked glass

Tiffany Teske Jewelry
Tiffany is a full time mixed media artist and jewelry designer. She creates jewelry using feathers, wire, metal, beads, and leather.

Veronique Bottaro Artist
Veronique is a local artist from Banff and her specialty is acrylic paintings, cards and magnets.

Violet Special Jewelry Creations
Simple and sophisticated earrings handmade with love in Banff using sterling silver and semi-precious gems. 

Viva Felt
Heide is a textile artist.  She integrates her own photos from southern Alberta and BC to the process of felting plant and animal fibres into wearable art.

White Owl Ceramic Studio
Laura Sharp produces hand thrown and carved translucent porcelain, and earthenware pots. In 2009, Laura launched her own studio practice under the name White Owl Ceramic Studio.

The Wood Wizard
Woodworker Bill Wiegert crafts boxes and vessels from domestic and exotic hardwoods. His repertoire also includes cutting boards, clocks, pens, candle holders, rolling pins, bottle stoppers, and wooden toys.

Barbara Mahoney is from Penticton. This will be her 3rd show in Banff. Barb is looking forward to showing her beautiful handmade merino wool products. Please stop by to see one-of-a-kind, scarves, sweaters, gloves headbands and more.